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Careers at DOB

Careers at DOB

Supporting all areas of public policy, work at the Division of the Budget is high-impact public service.

Who We Are

The New York State Division of the Budget (DOB) is the primary fiscal advisor to the Governor, developing, negotiating and implementing one of the largest government budgets in the nation. Our staff work on the forefront of emerging issues and challenges, developing and managing the “nuts & bolts” of the services and policies that impact the daily lives of New Yorkers. If you are looking for a place to start your career in government finance or public policy, are interested learning from talented and dedicated analysts, or are excited about addressing the challenges that face State government, apply to join our team!

What We Do

Our work impacts all areas of public policy and provides opportunities for employees to develop in-depth policy knowledge and make meaningful contributions as they engage in:

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Skilled Policy and Program Analysis

Analyzing government programs, operations, and legislative proposals for fiscal implications.

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Complex Budget Coordination

Creating, proposing and negotiating budget and policy, while managing the State’s multi-year financial plan.

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Revenue and Economic Forecasting

Interpreting fiscal trends and impacts to promote long-term financial stability.

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High Performance Government Management

Providing enterprise guidance, overseeing government performance, and managing initiatives.

Discover Your Next Career Opportunity

Current Openings

DOB employs budget and policy analysts, economists, contract specialists, data analysts, student interns, and more.


Gain valuable experience in public policy and government finance through an internship at DOB.

Submit an Application

Are you ready for your next great career opportunity? Submit an application today!

Our Workplace is for Everyone

The Division of the Budget is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability status, arrest record or criminal conviction history, or any other category protected by law.

We are happy to provide religious accommodations during the hiring process for those in need. If you have a disability or special need that requires a reasonable accommodation, please send a request to

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